Meaning of interdiction in English:


Pronunciation /ˌɪntəˈdɪkʃn/

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mass noun
  • 1mainly North American The action of prohibiting or forbidding something.

    • ‘the interdiction of the slave trade’
  • 2mainly North American The action of intercepting and preventing the movement of a prohibited commodity or person.

    ‘the interdiction of arms shipments’
    • ‘drug interdiction operations’
    1. 2.1Military The action of impeding an enemy force, especially by bombing lines of communication or supply.
      ‘battlefield air interdiction’
      • ‘air, ground, and naval interdictions’